If you're planning to drive while you're overseas, we recommend you get an International Driving Permit. For information on what an IDP is used for, check out the video below.
An International Driving Licence is a United Nations-sanctioned document translated in 9 different languages.
Please be advised that the IDP website is experiencing intermittent issues when accepting applications, our team is working on fixing this. You can try again later or find a participating store to obtain your IDP on the spot. We apologise for any inconvenience caused
What you'll need to apply
- An IDP costs $39 (AUD)
- You'll need to be over 18
- You'll need a valid Australian driver's licence
- You'll need a recent passport-sized photo - less than 3.5cm x 4.5cm
More information on IDPs can be found in our frequently asked questions below.